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Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles, United States Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:45 -05:00

San Diego to Los Angeles Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:45 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 22,736,586,123 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Diego to Los Angeles. American & United frequently offer the best deals on San Diego to Los Angeles flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
SANLAX
Wed 12/21
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sat 12/24
nonstop
$206
United
SANLAX
Wed 12/21
nonstop
LAXSAN
Sat 12/24
nonstop
$206
Alaska
SANLAX
Thu 12/29
nonstop
LAXSAN
Thu 1/5
nonstop
$226

How Much is a Flight from San Diego to Los Angeles? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Diego to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $209.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Diego to Los Angeles based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from San Diego to Los Angeles? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $253 $261
7-14 days $209 $259
14-21 days $206 $261
21-30 days $209 $239
30-60 days $209 $231
60-90 days $209 $230
90+ days $209 $239

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Diego to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 22,742,432,069 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Diego to Los Angeles is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$209 $209 $206 $209 $209 $209 $209

Compare Flight Prices from San Diego to Los Angeles by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Diego to Los Angeles flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December San Diego Los Angeles American 12/21/16 12/24/16 0 $206
January San Diego Los Angeles American 1/4/17 1/9/17 0 $209
February San Diego Los Angeles American 2/3/17 2/12/17 0 $209
March San Diego Los Angeles American 3/3/17 3/7/17 0 $209
April San Diego Los Angeles American 4/2/17 4/16/17 0 $209
May San Diego Los Angeles United 5/5/17 5/9/17 0 $209
June San Diego Los Angeles United 6/1/17 6/5/17 0 $209
July San Diego Los Angeles United 7/1/17 7/8/17 0 $209

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Diego to Los Angeles. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$277
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$277 $233
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$233 $209
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$209 $209
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$209 $209
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$209

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Diego to Los Angeles is $304.

The average price for direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles is $209.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Weekly Direct Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:20 20:53
Delta 6 6 5 5 5 5 4 06:32 19:59
United 7 6 6 7 7 4 6 06:15 20:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Diego to Los Angeles. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Diego to Los Angeles is $115.

The average price for round trip flights from San Diego to Los Angeles is $208.

San Diego to Los Angeles Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average San Diego to Los Angeles flight time is an hour and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles from San Diego?
Answer: The distance from San Diego to Los Angeles is 108 miles (173 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 111 direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular San Diego airlines for direct flights from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: United Airlines provides 36% of the non-stop flights between San Diego and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in San Diego flying to Los Angeles Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:45 -05:00Number of routes searched: 85Number of itineraries searched: 91,987

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Diego to Los Angeles? We've gathered the average price of San Diego airlines with flights to Los Angeles. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Diego to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
Delta -
United -
American PHX
American DEN
American DFW
American JFK
Alaska PDX
Alaska SEA
Alaska SJC
Alaska BWI
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue JFK
Delta SLC
Hawaiian HNL
United SFO
United DEN
United IAH
United ORD
Virgin America EWR
Virgin America SFO

San Diego to Los Angeles Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Diego and Los Angeles. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Diego - SAN Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:45 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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Cheap Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles